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Erlanger South Family Medicine

423-778-2900 706-937-9292 60 Erlanger South Drive
Suite A
Ringgold, GA 30736

Mon – Fri
8:30AM – 4:30PM

Best of the Best 6-year winner

The physicians of Erlanger South Family Medicine are deeply rooted in the community they serve. These talented physicians are dedicated to serving the healthcare needs of North Georgia residents. Not only are they attentive to patients’ immediate healthcare needs, but also they focus on preventive long-term care. 

The Erlanger South team believes in building strong relationships by providing a high level of care in a compassionate and an accepting environment.

Serving all generations, the family medicine physicians at Erlanger South Family Medicine provide comprehensive care for every family member. Services range from physical exams to acute care and treatment of chronic illnesses. 

The doctors are board-certified by the American Board of Family Medicine. They also serve as Clinical Instructors of Family Medicine at the UT College of Medicine—Chattanooga Unit, based at Erlanger.

Hospitalist Program

Erlanger South physicians use the Erlanger hospitalist program (physicians who treat only hospitalized patients) to minimize time away from the office for hospital rounds. This helps the doctors provide quality and timely service to patients at the office while ensuring patients receive the highest level of care while hospitalized.


Our Providers

Matthew Chatfield, MD
Matthew Chatfield, MD
- Primary Care Sports Medicine

Chip Harris, MD
John "Chip" Harris, MD
 - Family Medicine

Chad Smith, MD
Chad A. Smith, MD
 - Orthopaedics